IDRIS AHMED, LOKOJA.
The Igbo Youth Congress, the Kogi state chapter has inaugurated its Executive Committee after a keenly contested election.
The inauguration ceremony was held last Sunday at the Muhamadu Buhari Square, Lokoja.
The occasion provided an opportunity for members, the majority of who are businessmen and women as well as other fields of human endeavors to come together in unity and pledge to uphold the ideals of the organization.
The newly inaugurated President, of the Igbo Youth Congress (IYC), Chief Iweha Onyedikachi Empire expressed sincere appreciation to the state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello for showing genuine love for the Igbo community residing in the state.
“We are most grateful to the governor for being a detribalized governor, he has made Kogi home away from home for the igo community. He even made the venue of the imagination ( Muhamadu Buhari square) available to us free of charge.
The President however appealed to the Governor, to look into the tax system to review it downward for an easier way of doing business in the state.
He also appreciated the governor for making the security of lives and property a top priority, noting that “no business can thrive in an atmosphere of insecurities.
Iwoha assured the governor of his organization’s unflinching support and loyalty to the government.
Chief Iwoha Empire promised to make unification of all members resident in the state cardinal principle on which his administration would operate in the next four years that the new executive committee would steer the affairs of the Igbo Youth Congress.